The Rise of Mobile Gaming
It wasn't very long ago that a monochrome game of snake was the pinnacle of the entertainment available on a mobile phone.
Now as we approach the age of peak smartphone, we're living in an era where using our phones to socialise, shop and be entertained wherever and whenever we like is part of everyday life. The advances in mobile technology have been incredible in recent years.
When it comes to online gaming, players who want to take the latest slot games for a spin or try their luck at the roulette wheel no longer have to even fire up their computer. They can play on their smartphones any time, from anywhere.
Games designers and producers have done a fantastic job at keeping up with advances in technology to produce games that are fun, fast and easy to play on smaller screens.
Increasing Popularity of Smartphones
Playing casino games on mobile devices has seen an incredible surge in popularity in the last few years. The fact that more people than ever now use smartphones has undoubtedly played a part in this trend. Mobiles are now the most popular device for using the internet, with the average user spending two hours a day accessing online services on their phone, according to Ofcom. Widespread availability of fast internet connections through wi-fi and 4G has also enabled the use of mobile technology to become part of our everyday lives.
Benefits of Mobile Gaming
With more people than ever spending more time using smartphones, it stands to reason that mobile gaming would see a rise in popularity. But this wouldn't be the case if playing casino games on a mobile didn't offer a great experience, so what are the benefits that mobile gaming offers players?
Mobile Casino Apps
One of the simplest ways to play casino games on a smartphone is by using an app. Mobile apps lets you to jump straight into the action at any time; simply pull out your phone, tap the app and you're in! For example, the SlotBoss Mobile App is available to download for free in the App Store meaning you can be playing the latest games in a matter of moments.
Mobile Casino Websites
Playing casino games via a mobile website is slightly different to using a mobile app, but no less thrilling. Websites like SlotBoss.co.uk are specially designed to work in your mobile's web browser (such as Safari if you're using an iPhone) and all the games are designed to give the same flawless mobile experience.
Playing via a mobile friendly website like this is very similar to playing via a browser on your desktop or laptop, but all the controls and information you need have been re-worked to fit the smaller screen size. Combined with the convenience and mobility on offer, it's no surprise that mobile gaming is so popular.
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